Exorcising Pain through Prince

Religion. According to Oxford Languages, the top definition of the noun “religion” comprises “the belief in and worship of a superhuman controlling power, especially a personal God or gods.” But in the 21st Century, the language authority’s tertiary definition of religion seems better suited to encompass a broader application of the word, as “a pursuit

Bigfoot Studios Welcomes Local Musicians For Live Streaming Concerts

By Tanner Wertz As they say in show business, “the show must go on!” However, most forms of entertainment since March have been canceled or postponed due to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic. Despite these challenging times, many performers have gotten more creative by releasing more music online, streaming in-home performances, starting podcasts, etc. to keep

Enjoy Jazz in the Garden at home

Even though COVID-19 has put a kibosh on many area traditions this summer, the Metroparks’ “Jazz in the Garden” program continues, albeit in a digital format.  Metroparks Toledo has hosted “Virtual Jazz in the Garden” on its webpage every Thursday, encouraging viewers to settle into their own home gardens and get a bit of the

40+ Of The Coolest Places In Toledo To Hear Live Music

Eager to enjoy a little nightlife? Music lovers can still enjoy tunes while social-distancing at a variety of local restaurants and bars. Here’s a handful of venues that are currently hosting, or have hosted, live music. Check their Facebook pages for updates, as changes and adjustments to the schedule are frequent.  If you know of

Live Music Is Back In Ohio Bars and Restaurants

Have you missed having the chance to head to the bar for some great music from a house band? We have some good news. Live music is back, thanks to the new Director’s Dine Safe Ohio Order.  Now that on-site dining is beginning to resume, live musicians, bands and disc jockeys have permission to play

Toledo Songwriters Celebration: A Playlist of Local Gems

While we are all relegated to the world of online content on our couches, for the time being, it’s nice to remember the sheer amount of songwriting talent we have in our area. Here’s a short collection of sets and songs from your local musicians. All of them were filmed pre-COVID, but we’re hoping it